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Oñati international series in law and society.
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The legal complex and struggles for political liberalism / Terence C. Halliday, Lucien Karpik and Malcolm M. Feeley Law and the liberal transformation of the Northeast Asian legal complex in Korea and Taiwan / Tom Ginsburg Birth of a liberal moment? Looking through a one-way mirror at lawyers' defence of criminal defendants in China / Terence C. Halliday and Sida Liu 'Dissolving the people' : capitalism, law and democracy in Hong Kong / Carol Jones The state, civil society, and the legal complex in modern Japan : continuity and change / Malcolm M. Feeley and Setsuo Miyazawa Mobilising the law in an authoritarian state : the legal complex in contemporary Egypt / Tamir Moustafa Reluctantly sailing towards political liberalism : the political role of the judiciary in Turkey / Zühtü Arslan The ambivalent language of lawyers in Israel : liberal politics, economic liberalism, silence and dissent / Gad Barzilai The legal complex and the response to police violence in South America / Daniel M. Brinks When the 'political complex' takes the lead : the configuration of moderate state in Chile / Javier A. Couso Lawyers and political liberalism in Venezuela / Rogelio Perez Perdomo Contesting legality in the United States after September 11 / Richard L. Abel Politicising law to liberalise politics : anti-Francoist judges and prosecutors in Spain's democratic transition / Lisa Hilbink Lawyers and statist liberalism in Italy / Carlo Guarnieri Political lawyers / Lucien Karpik.